There is always something to enjoy in Culpeper Downtown, from vibrant and unique small businesses to historically preserved buildings and more; Culpeper is your destination for downtown fun and small town feels that cannot be rivaled! Exceed your expectations and plan a visit to Culpeper Downtown this spring or summer to delight in the following:

1) 3rd Thursday Summer Concert Series! An anticipated annual event, which serves as a fundraiser for Culpeper Renaissance, Inc., your favorite nonprofit Main Street program! Enjoy outdoor concerts by the historic train Depot from 5pm to 9pm on May 16, June 20, July 18 and August 15 (rain date September 19). With music ranging from yacht rock to country, it’s sure to be a good time for all!

2) Culpeper Downtown Farmers Market! Shop the longest running Farmers Market in the area, with local vendors selling the freshest produce, meats, eggs, honey, baked goods, handmade crafts and more! Enjoy the open-air Market every Saturday, May through October, rain or shine, from 7:30am to 12pm at 318 S. West Street!

3) Art Walk! Did you know Culpeper Downtown currently has seven murals, with four of them having been commissioned by Culpeper Renaissance, Inc.? Explore the downtown murals and be on the lookout for more pops of color and local artists’ talents through unique designs coming soon!

4) Wizard Weekend 2024! Mark your calendar now for July 27 and July 28 to experience all things wizardy and magical in Culpeper Downtown! Organized by Miss Minerva’s Tea Room & Gifts, with SCOOP on Davis and Hundred Acre Books, you’ll enjoy wizard related specials and spells, along with themed menus, collectable bookmarks, photo ops, plus enter to win raffle prizes!

5) Dine Al Fresco! Culpeper Downtown is a foodies dream with options galore and flavors abound; come spring and summer, many restaurants and eateries offer the option to dine outside! Pick up a Shopping & Dining Guide the next time you’re downtown and plan ahead to dine with someone you love!

6) Summer Camps and Kid Friendly Fun! Culpeper Downtown offers engaging activities for all ages, including fun and educational day camps for kids! Check out the Museum of Culpeper History, State Climb, Wine & Design and Windmore Foundation for the Arts! Still looking for kid friendly fun? Fill your day with a visit to Puzzle Room Live, Regal Culpeper, or Unr3al1ty!

7) Staycation! Culpeper Downtown has nine options for a luxurious night stay! Enjoy dinner and cocktails, maybe a brewery or two, before walking a block to a cozy, beautiful space in Downtown! Wake up to enjoy a specialty coffee or a diner breakfast like your grandparents used to make, before hitting the Farmers Market!

8) Spa Day! Culpeper Downtown boasts 13 salons, nail studios, massage and facial spas! It is a one stop shop for a full day of pampering! Slough

off that dry skin, get scrubbed and rubbed, feel refreshed and revived, all in Culpeper Downtown!

9) Wardrobe Refresh! Culpeper Downtown has over 15 shops where you can find some of the most on trend apparel, whether you’re shopping for an upcoming concert or a big job interview, you will find it all in Culpeper Downtown! Not to mention thoughtful customer service, a windfall of shopping small and supporting local!

10) Volunteer! There are many ways to give your time back to your community in Culpeper Downtown. With multiple nonprofit organizations, you can take your pick, but Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. is always a great way to go! Check tickets at an event entry gate, serve on an event committee, pour beer at a concert; if you have the time, we have the jobs! Interested in more information? Email or call (540) 825-4416!

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